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Thresher Shark Divers

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PADI 5 Star CDC Dive Center, located on Malapascua Island in the Philippines. Offering daily thresher shark dives, mantas, hammerheads, reefs and wrecks, macro and muck diving, mating mandarin fish, seahorses, frogfish and much more. Small groups...more
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6013, Philippines
+63 927 612 3359
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My Wife and I booked a 10 dive/ 4n package and ended up staying a week and nearly doubling our dives. Nice centre, equipment was good, boats a bit of a laugh/ challenge if there was a bit of a swell. Staff were friendly and...More

Thank graememills77
scbrdvr, Owner at Thresher Shark Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Graeme, So glad you and such a good time and that Riza and the crew looked after you so well! Don't worry, we are fully aware of what a gem we have in Riza ;) Hope to see you again soon! Best regards, Andrea

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was only able to stay one night in Malapascua, but had to make the time for the threshers during my travel. The sharks alone would have been worth the short trip but TSD really made it special! Really easy online booking and payment ahead of...More

Thank TaylorK1105
scbrdvr, Owner at Thresher Shark Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Taylor, Thank you so much for your wonderful review! So glad everything went so well and the crew looked after you :) One night is a short time to come all this way, but it sounds like you made the most of it! Come...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dimi dramatically made my experience nondetrimental and decisively delightful. Dimitri delivered distinctively drama-free training. His deductions were drolely non-deminishing and delectably enticing. All jokes aside this was an incredible experience with an incredible instructor. I was lucky enough to have a fellow instructor in training...More

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scbrdvr, Owner at Thresher Shark Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Mlecraigen, Thank you for your lovely review and congratulations on learning to dive! It's not easy for everyone, and so I'm very glad to hear Dimitry and James helped you overcome your fears and become a PADI Open Water Diver! Welcome to the world...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked with TSDs on the recommendation of a friend. Glad we did. I am in the diving business myself and though this wasn't a business trip, I had always wanted to see the famous thresher sharks. We were not disappointed. We stayed at SLAMs...More

Thank John W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I always dive with TSD in Malapascua and I am always pleased with their seriousness and organization. It is a very professional dive center with a good atmosphere.

Thank Vincent M
scbrdvr, Owner at Thresher Shark Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Vincent, Thanks for diving with us again and for taking the time to write such a nice review. I'm glad to hear everything was up to our usual high standards 😊 Hope to see you again soon! Best regards, Andrea (Owner)

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

According to Ms Santi, Little Mermaid's Dive Resort diving instructor, The best time to see Tresher sharks are between April to September, that is during the summer. We have to assemble at 4.30 am & start the 45 minutes boat journey to Monad Shoal, the...More

Thank LeenRizal
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

What an amazing experience this was. I started my open water course here in Malapascua. All the staff were super friendly and helpful and my instructor Lauren couldn’t have done a better job. She made learning to dive so easy and fun. And it’s great...More

Thank leh90
scbrdvr, Owner at Thresher Shark Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hi Leh90, Thank you so much for your review, and so glad to hear Lauren looked after you so well! And huge congratulations on learning to dive! Come back and see us again for your Advanced ;) Best regards, Andrea (Owner)

Reviewed 14 August 2018

First diving experience and couldn't have asked for more! David was an amazing instructor. We probably were not the easiest students but he was so patient with us and ensured we were comfortable and safe the entire time. The staff at TSD were all great...More

Thank Ranjini V
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

The staff of TSD Malapascua, with the assistance of the owner Andrea, helped us every step of the way by answering our queries and leading us to our eLearning experience. We were apprehensive about getting through the course at first but when we met our...More

Thank moniqkie
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Never thought I'd find a better introduction to diving. Loved doing the course, spending time chatting to the staff and more importantly, my time in the water. I can't stress how good my instructor Lauren was. She was always clear and concise, patient with me,...More

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3 September 2018|
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Response from scbrdvr | Property representative |
Hi John, It's a good idea to pre-book if you can, but we will do our best to get you wet if you are unable to do so :)
Qiaz H
14 January 2018|
Response from scbrdvr | Property representative |
Hi there! ~Thanks for your enquiry. There is quite a lot of info to send you so if it's possible to email that would be great (sorry, TA won't allow email addresses in this answer). But basically, AOW is P16,000 and there... More
13 October 2016|
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Response from scbrdvr | Property representative |
HI there, thanks for your question. I think you have my email by now? Best regards Andrea